AKA Times Square
In the charming, vibrant heart of New York City, AKA Times Square places you mere steps from some of the world’s most iconic sights. Step outside and you can be on Broadway in less than a minute or beneath the towering colors of Times Square in two. From the street, the residence’s imposing and alluring 1893 façade mixes New York scale with Romanesque bays and Renaissance detailing. Inside, stylishly modern interiors and premium services delight, whether you are in town for business or leisure. Spread out in spacious apartment suites featuring gourmet kitchens, socialize over coffee in the a.13 lounge, work out with personal trainers at the Technogym fitness center, and indulge in an in-suite massage or a beauty treatment from NOMI Beauty.
- Stay in a landmark 1893 building by New York architect George Keister
- Live, work, and relax in one of the 105 suites, featuring custom furniture and stainless steel appliances
- Feel at home instantly with a 24-hour front desk and pre-arrival grocery deliveries
- Enjoy a variety of services, from same-day dry cleaning to in-suite massages
- Unwind in the 3,000-sq-ft penthouse lounge, designed by architect Piero Lissoni
Exceptional art and design can be found everywhere at AKA Times Square. The historic building's renovation was completed by master Italian architect Piero Lissoni, Monika Bravo's video piece Rhapsody plays across two screens in the lobby, and there are specially commissioned New York photographs by Robert Mahon hanging in the hallways.
Each of the 105 sizable suites at AKA Times Square features custom furniture and a fully equipped kitchen, complete with stainless steel sub-zero fridges, Kohler fixtures, and quartz countertops. Freshen up for the day in your spa-like bathroom with luxurious toiletries and a glass shower enclosure. At night, sink into a sumptuous queen-size or king-size bed, decked out with resplendent linens, hypoallergenic pillows, and an exclusive REM mattress.
The jewel in AKA Times Square’s crown is the Penthouse Residence. This split-level, two-bedroom sanctuary features oak floors, granite countertops, and leather chaise lounges, and it looks out over the city from a large bay window. En-suite marble bathrooms come with stunning freestanding tubs and dual rain head showers.
The 24-hour resident services team is more than happy to organize excursions, theater tickets, and dinner reservations, while daily services include same-day valet laundry and complimentary gourmet tea and coffee. Ask the team to book a NOMI Beauty treatment in the comfort of your suite or to arrange for a fresh grocery delivery to be waiting for you upon arrival.
Get the very best features of a luxury hotel within the comforts of a residential setting.
For incredible dining with influences pouring in from all over the world, just step outside and stroll. New York's famous Restaurant Row — a stretch of West 46th Street lined with bars and eateries — is a 10-minute walk away and home to Barbetta, the city's oldest Italian restaurant. Even closer is Bryant Park Grill, a Parisian-style bistro found in one of the city’s best-loved green spaces. Back at AKA Times Square, a.13 is the place for morning coffee and late-night cocktails.
a.13 – This sleek lounge’s floor-to-ceiling windows and 1,000-sq-ft rooftop terrace allow you to take in spectacular views of Times Square from 13 stories up. Start your day with freshly brewed coffee and delicious pastries, and return after sunset to sip craft vodka and classic cocktails from the a.13 Vodka Vault.
Work out at the state-of-the-art Technogym fitness center, or catch up on work in the on-site media nook, complete with Mac workstations. Back in your suite, order a therapeutic in-suite massage or set up an in-suite beauty treatment from NOMI Beauty. For a relaxing afternoon or evening, watch your favorite shows, thanks to the premium cable package that includes HBO.
Away from the residences, find yourself just off Broadway, in the heart of New York City’s Theater District. Talk to the resident services team beforehand for recommendations of the best shows currently going on as well as for help securing hard-to-get tickets. Stroll to nearby Bryant Park for a dose of caffeine at the beloved Joe Coffee Company or for outdoor yoga, ping-pong, or ice-skating, depending on the respective season. Take in the exhibits of the New York Public Library, or simply wander the neighborhood, soaking up the atmosphere of such an incredible city. As always, the glowing wonder that is Times Square is an option for exploration.
AKA Times Square
Within a casual strolling distance of Times Square, AKA Times Square places you in one of the New York City’s most exciting areas. Broadway cuts across nearby West 44th Street, just steps from your suite, while the world-famous shopping experience of Fifth Avenue is merely a block away.
LaGuardia Airport is 9 mi / 14 km away.
John F. Kennedy International Airport is 15 mi / 24 km away.
The 47th–50th Streets–Rockefeller Center and Times Square–42 Street stations are each only a stroll away.